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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An offering made to an adversary in the interests of peace or reconciliation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An offering that procures peace, reconciliation, or satisfaction; satisfaction offered to an offended person, especially to a superior.
  • noun Specifically, an offering prescribed under the Levitical law as an expression of thanksgiving.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A religious sacrifice in both Jewish,Christian, and Islamic traditions.
  • noun An offering made to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace or reconciliation; an olive branch.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun something offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace

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